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Middelkerke ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.5
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 1.5
Crowds: 4.5
Eating: 5.0

Overall: 3.1

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Middelkerke Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell NNW | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 10.7 °C

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Tuesday, 21 November 2017, 12:46 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.6
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Period (s) 6 6 6 6
Wind (km/h) 35
WSW 35
SW 35
SW 35
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Middelkerke on the West Coast is a fairly exposed beach break that has fairly consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. The best wind direction is from the southeast. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the north northwest. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Best around high tide. Rarely crowded here. Be wary of rips - they make surfing here dangerous.

Belgium wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Oostende, Belgium, 5 km from Middelkerke.

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Middelkerke Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Zeedijk Oostende wx, 1 km from Middelkerke.

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Air temperature
13.0 °C

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Buoy Data:

At Sandettie Buoy, 47 miles from Middelkerke.

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Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 0.8
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Average period (s) 6 6 - 6

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Overall Middelkerke Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in November

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  • The closest passenger airport to Middelkerke is Oostende (Ostend) Airport (OST) in Belgium, 2 km (1 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Middelkerke is Wevelgem (Kortrijk-vevelgem) Airport (QKT), also in Belgium, 50 km (31 miles) away.
  • Third is Calais Dunkerque Airport (CQF) in France, 70 km (43 miles) away.
  • Lesquin (Lille) Airport (LIL) in France is 74 km (46 miles) away.
  • Woensdrecht Airport (WOE) in Netherlands is the fifth nearest airport to Middelkerke and is 105 km (65 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Middelkerke, North Sea. Use the tab navigation above to view Middelkerke sea temperature, Middelkerke photographs, Middelkerke detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Middelkerke webcams, current wind from North Sea live weather stations and Middelkerke tide predictions. The Belgium swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Belgium and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Belgium wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Middelkerke.